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Riflebird, Victoria's
 
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Scientific Name:
Ptiloris victoriae
Location(s):
Australasia, Australia, Global Read more
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IUCN
The global population size has not been quantified, but the species is reported to be common throughout its remaining habitat (Frith and Beehler 1998). ...
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Wikipedia
The smallest riflebird, it measures between 23–25 cm. Male have an iridescent purple sheen plumage, which becomes more blue-green on the head and more bronze on the lower breast. The throat is velvety black with a metallic green and blue triangular patch in the center. Females have a pale eyebrow, and the buff underparts are faintly barred with brown. The call is a loud "yaars". ...
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